Round of 16 of champions is started & 4 games are already played between the champions. One of the biggest clash between Galatasaray & Chelsea will take place at Ali Sami Yen Spor Kompleksi stadium. This is the first leg of round of 16 game for both teams in this season of Champions league. Both teams are all set for this meeting which will be held in Istanbul. Here is match preview, time with telecast channels of champions league upcoming game Galatasaray Vs Chelsea.
|GALATASARAY VS CHELSEA MATCH SCHEDULE|
|Competition||Champions league 2013–14|
|Date||26-02-2014 [GMT] & 27-02-2014 [IST]|
|Time||19:45 [GMT] & 01:15 [IST]|
|Stadium||Ali Sami Yen Spor Kompleksi|
|Home team||Cimbom Aslan [The Lion]|
|Away team||The Blues|
|Round||Round of 16 [first leg]|
|Telecast &Broadcast Channels||Ten HD, Smart SporBBC Radio 5 Live, Sky Sports Red Button|
Galatasaray Vs Chelsea Time & Telecast Channels
It will start at 1:15 am on 27 February 2014 [Thursday] according to IST timings. For GMT match date & time are 26 Feb 2014 [Wednesday] & 7:45 pm respectively. Watch this game Live on TV telecast channels Ten HD, Sky Sports Red Button, Smart Spor. Telecast channels of other nations are given below.
India: Ten HD
Turkey: Smart Spor
UK: BBC Radio 5 Live, Sky Sports Red Button, Sky Sports 1 / HD
USA: Fox Soccer 2Go, SiriusXM FC, Fox Sports 1 USA
Germany: Sky Go, Sky Sports 1 HD, Sky Sports 1 Germany
Spain: C+ Liga de Campeones 2 / HD
New Zealand: SBS One Australia< ESPN Pacific Rim
Galatasaray Vs Chelsea Preview
Chelsea will now face Didier Drogba who played for The Blues & was part of English team when Chelsea won title of UEFA Champions league season 2011-12. That was the first ever title of Blue Lions which then won with Didier Drogba.
The English team was at the top position group E this season of UCL. They collected total of 12 points in with 4 wins & 2 losses. Chelsea faced both of these losses against FC Basel in group stage games.
Galatasaray was runner up of group B. They managed 2 wins with loss of 3 losses & a draw. The Turkish team got ticket of this round after defeating the the naming club Juventus. Team’s biggest loss in last round came against Real Madrid at its home with final score of 1–6.
Galatasaray won 3 games out of last 5 matches played in all competition with 2 draws. On the other hand, The Blue Lions also won 3 games with a single draw & a loss in last 5 game. The lost was against Manchester City by 0–2 in FA Cup Competition.
In the season of 1999–2000 Galatasaray made victory of other English club Arsenal football club 4–1 on penalties. At that time, the Turkish club was the first ever club to win UEFA game. In their home game Galatasaray beat FC Copenhagen by 3–1 but they lost in second leg by 0–1.